Wal-Mart/Green Dot Partnership Triggers 7-Hour Buying Spree

by Richard Robinson
Submitted by Wall St. Daily as part of our contributors program Wal-Mart/Green Dot Partnership Triggers 7-Hour Buying Spree By Richard Robinson, Ph.D., Financial Analyst   This week, Wal-Mart ( WMT) announced that it has selected Gre...
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StockTwits Banter: Reactions to the Bill Gross Departure

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Submitted by Sizemore Insights as part of our contributors program StockTwits Banter: Reactions to the Bill Gross Departure “Bond King” Bill Gross shocked the bond market Friday by announcing that he was leaving PIMCO–the company he founded in...
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September Was Elon Musk’s Best Month Ever

by Robert Williams
Submitted by Wall St. Daily as part of our contributors program September Was Elon Musk’s Best Month Ever By Robert Williams, Founder   Earlier this summer, I recommended buying Tesla ( TSLA ). At the time, shares were trading for a ...
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Will the Gold Plunge Continue?

by Karim Rahemtulla
Submitted by Wall St. Daily as part of our contributors program Will the Gold Plunge Continue? By Karim Rahemtulla, Chief Resource Analyst   Turmoil in the Middle East, rebellion in Ukraine, an Ebola outbreak in West Africa, and massi...
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China Mobile Cuts Handset Subsidies, Shifts Focus To Low-Cost Smartphones To Boost Profitability

by Trefis Team
China Mobile (NYSE:CHL) has taken its first steps towards reducing handset subsidies to improve profitability. In line with earlier announcements indicative of such a move, the company has revised its pricing strategy for high-end smartphones suc...
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A Look At Visa’s Mobile Payment Strategy And The Associated Challenges

by Trefis Team
Visa (NYSE:V) is the largest credit card and payments company in the world in terms of total number of transactions processed. The company is looking to capitalize on the growing mobile payment space, as it has been gaining traction among busines...
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Will Abercrombie & Fitch’s Recent Moves Help It Recover?

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Once the most sought after apparel brand in the U.S.,  Abercrombie & Fitch (NYSE:ANF) has faced a wide array of problems over the last couple of years. The retailer’s inventory management has been below par, which has often resulted in ...
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Will Groupon’s Stock Go Further Up In Near Term?

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Groupon’s (NASDAQ:GRPN) shares have inched up in recent months following a steep decline prior to June 2014. The company has made some strides in terms of product development and expansion on mobile, but there are still many issues that nee...
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Zynga Not Out Of Troubled Waters

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Zynga’s (NASDAQ:ZNGA) results from last quarter did little to lift the market sentiment. The outlook was relatively weak and now it seems like the company’s recent decision to partner with big brands and use their IP (intellectual pro...
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Harley-Davidson’s Lower Near-Term Outlook Might Not Mean That It Is Past Its Glory Days

by Trefis Team
Harley-Davidson ‘s (NYSE:HOG) stock has declined by over 12% in the last three months, falling by roughly 3% in the last week. The American maker of cult heavyweight motorcycles had a rough sales patch since hitting its peak in 2006, as a r...
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New Coverage Launch By Trefis: $107 Price Estimate For Honeywell International Inc. – Part 2

by Trefis Team
In continuation with our previous article ( Click here to read ), we now move on to giving an overview of Honeywell’s HVAC, Safety & Security division and then discuss some important factors that impact its market share and margins. Overview...
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Week In Review: Procter & Gamble, Unilever, Colgate-Palmolive And Kimberly-Clark

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Consumer Goods stocks had a mixed performance last week, with domestic U.S. players such as  Procter & Gamble (NYSE:PG),  Colgate-Palmolive (NYSE:CL) and  Kimberly-Clark Corp. (NYSE:KMB) posting some gains from Monday, September 22 through Fr...
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Bleak Prospects For Cliffs Natural Resources In Low Iron Ore Pricing Environment

by Trefis Team
Cliffs Natural Resources (NYSE:CLF) has recently seen a change in management after activist hedge fund Casablanca Capital won control of the board of directors in a proxy contest. The change of guard at the top included the appointment of Casabla...
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Weekly Notes: L’Oréal, Estée Lauder, Revlon And Avon

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Shares of cosmetics companies replicated the trend of the broader S&P 500 index, with shares gaining Wednesday, September 24, before losing all gains Thursday, September 25, to end in the red. Wednesday’s gains were driven by an 18% inc...
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Dunkin’ Brands To Accelerate Expansion In Western & Emerging Markets

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Dunkin’ Brands (NASDAQ: DNKN), the parent company of the two most recognized brands in the world: Dunkin’ Donuts and Baskin- Robbins, recently hosted its 2014 Investor and Analyst day on September 17. The company’s chief executives discussed abou...
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